Category Archives: Dublin City Council

Traffic Management Plan for East Wall

Last Tuesday, an emergency motion I put forward along with Independent Councillor, Christy Burke, for a traffic management plan in East Wall to be established was successful. The current situation being experienced by East Wallers in no longer acceptable and … Continue reading

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Stoneybatter Matters – Autumn 2017

LIFFEY CYCLE ROUTE – PROJECT SUSPENDED! Following the very unsatisfactory manner in how Dublin City Council advanced a variety of options for the delivery of the Liffey Cycle Route, the National Transport Authority has directed the Council to suspend all … Continue reading

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Ellis Court planning application – LODGED

Tuath Housing Association lodged its planning application with Dublin City Council last week to seek permission to refurbish the vacant Ellis Court building.  The application was registered on September 19th last and the Planning Reference Number is 3885/17. MAIN ASPECTS OF … Continue reading

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Expansion of CCTV in North-East Inner City 

As Chairman of the Dublin Central Policing District, I have been working with the Gardai and the Government’s Taskforce Implementation Board to ensure that commitments to widen the roll-out of CCTV in the north-east inner city is delivered. €300,000 has … Continue reading

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Update on future use of Readymix site, East Wall Road

During the summer, many North Strand residents contacted me about the potential use of the Readymix Site along East Wall Road. As indicated in my North Strand Matters newsletter, I followed up with the Chief Executive of Dublin City Council, … Continue reading

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Croke Villas – UPDATE

The first phase of the redevelopment of Croke Villas is the subject of a current Part 8 planning application (3435/17) to construct eleven homes.  The Part 8 process commenced on July 18th last. A four week period of public consultation … Continue reading

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Community Grants Scheme 2018 – Application process OPEN!

The Dublin City Council Community Grant Scheme is now open for application. The closing date is the 27th October 2017. All applicants for the 2017 scheme will be sent an application form for next year’s scheme. ALL APPLICATIONS should be … Continue reading

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